What Happened on August 3, 1985

Historical Events

  • "Nihilator" set harness pacing mile (1:49.6) in East Rutherford, NJ
  • Train crash at Flaujac, France: 35 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Sonny Bill Williams, New Zealand rugby league footballer, born in Auckland, New Zealand
1985 Highlights

About August 3, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Shout - Tears For Fears
  • UK #1 Song: Into The Groove - Madonna